Detailed Results from 2017
14TH @ TOWER 21
Notes: Noticable difference in newly implemented PROP 67 (Bag Ban) as only 1 plastic bag collected during cleanup. Alarming items found including 32 lbs. of styrofoam, 527 plastic straws and 53 hypodermic syringes!
5TH @ SUNSET BEACH
5TH @ SUNSET BEACH
2ND @ SUNSET BEACH
15TH @ SB PIER *OHANA DAY
18TH @ BOLSA CHICA JETTY
Notes: Blustering cold & rainy winds following the tail end of one of the biggest storms to hit CA in 6 years!
25TH @ ANDERSON STREET
Notes: 8 lbs. of styrofoam, 30 plastic bags and a 5 gallon bucket of straws!
Notes: Celebrating our annual Earth Day event with Hula Dancing, Marine Biology Classes, Beach Cleanup, Lifeguard Demo, Surf/Skate/Bodyboard Lessons, and Raffle Prizes. Sponsored by Kohl's.
21ST @ TOWER 16
Notes: Special Vans cleanup! 113 volunteers collected 980 lbs. along the coast and 29 Harbor volunteers collected 260 lbs. of trash.
22ND @ SANTA ANA RIVER JETTY
Notes: Earth Day cleanup sponsored by LA Video Drone & Volcom. 2 lbs. of Styrofoam collected. Shapers Studios raffle contest to 'shape your own board.
29TH @ SANTA ANA RIVER JETTY
Notes: Windy morning at the Santa Ana River Jetty for a special CVS Cleanup.
6TH @ NEWLAND ST
7TH @ SUNSET BEACH
Notes: Volunteers braved the chilly morning collecting harbor trash including a signed drum head from 2003!
20TH @ WARNER AVE / SUNSET
3RD @ TOWER 21 BOLSA CHICA
4TH @ SUNSET BEACH
Notes: Bring on the BBQ! Volunteers collected 262 lbs. of trash; including 7 mylar balloons, 5 lbs. of plastic straws, and 1 lb. of styrofoam.
17TH @ HB PIER / 6TH ST.
Notes: Celebrating our 12th Annual International Surfing Day 2017!
8TH @ BROOKHURST ST.
9TH @ SUNSET BEACH
22ND @ RIVER'S END CAFE
Notes: 11 lbs. of hard plastic, 8 lbs. of styrofoam, 2 lbs. of bottle caps and a whole LOT of straws!
6TH @ SUNSET BEACH
12TH @ 17TH STREET
7TH @ 6TH STREET HB PIER
Notes: Following the US Open, a 2 hour Beach Cleanup along the HB Pier collected overwhelming amount of zip ties specific to the weeks festivities.
26TH @ Bolsa Chica State Beach
Notes: 100 cadets from the Sunburst Youth Academy! Volunteers collected 7 lbs. of styrofoam, 2 gal. of bottle caps, 1.2 lbs. straws and 1 gal. jar of cigarettes!
2ND @ HB PIER (LABOR DAY)
10TH @ SUNSET BEACH
16TH @ HUNTINGTON ST.
Notes: 18 lbs. of cans & plastic bottles, 1 gallon of cigarette butts, a toilet seat and a baseball ‘home plate’!
16TH @ RIVER MARSH
Notes: Drains to Ocean cleanup featuring HSB Surfrider, collected 274 lbs. of hard plastic!